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Dr. Anthony Petro, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 74

Dr. Petro

SURGICAL CLINIC ASSOCIATES PA

501 Marshall St Ste 500 Jackson, MS 39202

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Dr. Anthony Petro, MD is a general surgery specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1969 and specializes in general surgery.


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Dr. Petro's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petro performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Petro performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petro performs Gallbladder Removal more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Petro performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Cholecystectomy, Open
  • da Vinci® Cholecystectomy
  • Single Incision Cholecystectomy
Anorectal Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petro treats Anorectal Abscess more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Petro treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Rectal Abscess

Dr. Petro's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Obstruction
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Cancer
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystotomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Cancer
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Cancer, Borrmann 4
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Biopsy
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Metastatic Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Biopsy
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer, Familial
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Whipple Procedure
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a general surgeon I am family oriented and believe in providing the highest standard of surgical care to all my patients as if they were my own family.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Education

1975
University Of Mississippi
Residency Hospital
1971
Vanderbilt University
Internship Hospital
1969
University Of Mississippi
Medical School
1968
Mississippi State University
Undergraduate School
1975
1971
1969
1968

Dr. Petro's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Petro

4.7

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
5.2631578947368425%
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He has done 2 surgeries for me. I recommend him highly, He is a very skilled surgeon and caring doctor. He is always willing to listen and answer questions. I would not hesitate to have him do another surgery for me.
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Very professional caring and understanding. Takes the time to explain what needs to be done and why. Not one of these doctor's who do not listen and runs in the room and the right back out. This is my 2nd surgery that Dr Petro has done for me.
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